Covenant University Centre for Economic Policy and Development Research (CEPDeR) in collaboration with the Department of Economics and Development Studies presents a 2-Day Workshop on ‘Macroeconomic Diagnostics and Forecasting’. The workshop is in line with CEPDeR’s vision to enhance the capacity of researchers towards evidence-based policymaking.
The main objective of the Workshop is to offer a beginners and intermediate course on the methods of analysing financial and economic trends for macroeconomic diagnostics and forecasting, which are crucial to understanding a dynamic global economy. Participants will also be introduced to the basics of Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE).
This workshop targets Researchers, Postgraduate Students, Policymakers and Industry-Practitioners. All applicants are expected to be NIGERIAN residents.
Analytical Software to be explored in the cause of the workshop are Excel, EViews and Stata.
Date: Wednesday, 2nd to Thursday, 3rd December 2021.
Time: 9 am to 5 pm daily
Venue: Seminar Room, 5th Floor CUCRID Building, Covenant University
Registration details are as follows:
Registration Fee: N30, 000.00 (Thirty Thousand Naira Only) – this also covers accommodation for ONE night.
Early Bird Registration: N25,000.00 (offer ends 23rd November, 2021)
CU PG Discount: 15% Discount available for Covenant University Postgraduate Students.
Your Registration covers light breakfast, lunch and training resources
Name: Covenant University CEPDeR
Account Number: 1021745765
Bank: United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA).
Registration link: https://bit.ly/cepdermacroeconomics_workshop (upload a copy of payment receipt in the form).
For further enquires:
Call: Dr Obindah Gershon (Chair, CEPDeR, 08186456785); Dr Omobola Adu (Research Fellow, CEPDeR, 07055046017) and Dr Ngozi Adeleye (Research Fellow, CEPDeR, 07035253909).